Industry News

Bigger Gas Option From Siemens

Siemens has launched a new gas engine with a power output of two MW for power generation applications. The new E-series gas engine includes the SGE-86EM for the 50 Hz market and the SGE-100EM for...

Scrubbing Mission

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to supply its exhaust gas cleaning system for a new Korean ferry. The vessel is being built for Weidong Ferry at the Hyundai Mipo Dockyard. This is...

Power For The Paper

The Lucart Group, an Italian multinational manufacturer of monolucid papers, tissue and airlaid products, has ordered two of the new of new NovaLT12 gas turbines from GE Oil & Gas for cogeneration applications (CHP)...

New Agreements In Argentina

Building on its energy business in Argentina, Siemens has announced agreements with Pampa Energia S.A. under which it will provide long-term service and maintenance at two power plants in the country. One agreement covers...

Taking A Virtual Power Walk

FAB Bertelmann Technologie, based in Dresden, Germany, is developing an intelligent toolkit which uses virtual reality to help design and configure power generation and powertrain projects. Using the features of the new software, called DyConcept...

Understanding A Future Fuel

Caterpillar Marine has announced the unveiling of the first LNG (liquefied natural gas) test bed for gas-fueled engines at its facility in Kiel, Germany. The LNG preparation unit consists of an LNG tank and...

Powering Bolivia

The first Siemens gas turbines for the expansion of three power plants in Bolivia have started their way to South America.In May 2016, Siemens has signed the corresponding agreement to increase the power generating In...

Wärtsilä Introduces New Hybrid, Energy Storage Solutions

Wärtsilä announced new hybrid power plants, engines+storage and energy storage solutions designed for global markets. Wärtsilä said the new solutions offer existing and future customers added value by utilizing energy storage technology together with...

New Valve Wear Test Rig

Editor's Note: Results of valve wear testing were presented in a paper at the 28th CIMAC World Congress 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. BY OLIVER LEHMANN, director of Research and Development at Märkisches Werk GmbH German valve...

Siemens, Chromalloy Partner On Blade, Vane Cast Components

Siemens and Chromalloy Gas Turbine Corp. have entered a partnership to form a new joint venture called Advanced Airfoil Components that will supply Siemens with turbine blade and vane cast components for power generation. Both...